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The Equifax Data Breach: What to Do.

MONEY & CREDIT HOMES & MORTGAGES HEALTH & FITNESS JOBS & MAKING MONEY PRIVACY, IDENTITY & ONLINE SECURITY BLOG VIDEO & MEDIA SCAM ALERTS Vea esta página en español September 8, 2017 by Seena Gressin Attorney, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC If you have a credit report, there’s a good chance that you’re one of the 143 million American consumers whose sensitive personal information was exposed in a data breach at Equifax, one of the nation’s three major credit reporting agencies. Here are the facts, according to Equifax. The breach lasted from mid-May through July. The hackers [...]